New Cosponsor — Mar 29, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Jerry Costello [D-IL12, 1993-2012]
The bill now has 52 cosponsors (52 Democrats).
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Mar 2, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on March 2, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Michigan's 14th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 2, 2011
Length: 18 pages
To establish the National Full Employment Trust Fund to create employment opportunities for the unemployed.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 870”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 870 — 112th Congress: Humphrey-Hawkins 21st Century Full Employment and Training Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr870
“H.R. 870 — 112th Congress: Humphrey-Hawkins 21st Century Full Employment and Training Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 13, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr870>
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